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The R.E.A.L. Offer

As a provider of alternative education, R.E.A.L. Education boasts one of the broadest curriculum offers in the UK, and has created a continuum of excellence that provides learning choices beyond the school or academy gate.

With vocational courses, small curriculum groups and personalised one-to-one provision and independent school placements, there is a huge range of education programmes and learning options to suit all ages, abilities, ambitions and interests.

R.E.A.L. Music Production, mechanics, R.E.A.L. Adventure, catering & hospitality, sport, land based studies, construction and R.E.A.L. Creative Digital all have places available for a September 2020 start. Free half and full day taster sessions for all areas of learning are available – come and see what R.E.A.L. has to offer!

To arrange a visit, free taster session or for more information about signing up to any courses at R.E.A.L. Education, please call 0115 220 400, or email The R.E.A.L. Education prospectus is available to view here.


RAPS Mansfield will became RIS Mansfield on 27th May. The new RIS website will be launching shortly.

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